The Pale Blue Eye is a 2022 American mystery thriller about a veteran detective investigating a series of murders at the West Point Academy. In doing so, the detective is aided by a young cadet who will later become the famous author Edgar Allan Poe.
Written and directed by Scott Cooper (A Head Full of Ghosts; Antlers; Black Mass), based on a novel by Louis Bayard, the movie stars Christian Bale (The Dark Knight trilogy; American Psycho).
The movie is being produced by Christian Bale, Scott Cooper, John Lesher (Birdman), Tyler Thompson and Cross Creek (The Trial of the Chicago 7).
Netflix has reportedly just signed a huge, record-breaking $55 million deal at the European Film Market (EFM) to obtain the future streaming rights to The Pale Blue Eye.